Stargazing

AN EVENING EXPLORING THE SOLAR SYSTEM AND BEYOND

More than 1,200 space scientists are in Pasadena, California, this week for the joint 48th meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences (DPS) of the American Astronomical Society (AAS) and 11th European Planetary Science Congress (EPSC). They invite the public to join them for an evening of art, science, and stargazing at the Pasadena Convention […]

NASA VISITOR CENTER ASTRONOMY RETURNS TO THE BEACH

Summer has arrived and the time has come for beach days, long nights and family fun. NASA has found an exciting way of combining these three things through its Astronomy and Night Sky Summer Series on Assateague Island, Virginia, Thursday, July 14th. The public event starts with an Astronomy 101 presentation at the Chincoteague National […]

GRAND CANYON DESIGNATED A DARK SKY PARK

The International Dark-Sky Association and the National Park Service are excited to announce that Grand Canyon National Park is now a Provisional IDA International Dark Sky Park. “The designation of Grand Canyon National Park as an International Dark Sky Park is an important step in ensuring the Colorado Plateau remains a protective harbor for some […]

DEATH VALLEY’S CELESTIAL CENTENNIAL

To celebrate the National Park Service’s 100th birthday this year, Death Valley National Park is hosting the Celestial Centennial, a night sky and space festival. Taking place April 8-10, the Celestial Centennial celebration will include talks, field trips, programs, and expositions with experts, rangers, NASA scientists and many more. FIELD TRIPS Join a Ranger, scientist, […]

NASA VISITOR CENTER ANNOUNCES WINTER ASTRONOMY SERIES

The NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center will host an Astronomy and Night Sky Winter Series beginning Friday, January 15, from 7 – 10 p.m. During each event, participants will have the opportunity to take part in a variety of activities that include an Astronomy 101 presentation, astronomy-themed movies, and hands-on activities and crafts. The […]

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